Feb 1, 2015byLewis, Dora S.; Bowers, Mabel Goode; Kettunen, Marietta
1955 public domain high school sewing/home economics textbook. "PREFACE Every girl wants to be attractive. In this book we have capitalized on this motivation to help girls develop skills of lasting value to themselves and to their families. Starting with simple grooming procedures and the art of choosing becoming lines, textures, and colors, we have gone on to show how to choose clothes and accessories that create harmonious costumes. Most families have limited funds for clothing, and... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Clothing and Dress, Dressmaking, Needlework, Sewing, Home Ec, Home Economics, Vintage Clothing,...
1940 FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY. This book is the property of H.M. Government. Its contents are not to be communicated, either directly or indirectly, to the Press, or to any person not holding an official position in H.M. Service. FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY. Attention is called to the penalties attaching to any infraction of the Official Secrets Acts. O.U. 6337 (40) REVIEW OF GERMAN CRUISER WARFARE 1914-1918 (399/1658) CONTENTS CHAPTER I.— SUMMARY OF OPERATIONS Tonnage captured by raiders, length of... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: WWI, World War, 1914-1918, Military Operations, Naval, World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval Operations
Sir E.A. Wallis Budge Egyptian Language ( Easy lessons in Egyptian hieroglyphics, with sign list ) Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. 1973 Acrobat 7 Pdf 5.52 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Hieroglyphics, Rosetta Stone, Book of the Dead
"EXTRACT from the General Regulations for the government of the Navy of the United States, approved February 19, 1841." Digitized by Google Topics: United States. Navy, United States. Navy, Military Uniforms, United States. -- Navy -- Uniforms,...
Francis Kilvert, William Plomer ( Ed ) Kilvert's Diary Jonathan Cape Ltd 1964 Acrobat 7 Pdf 16.4 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Clergy, Wales, Clyro, Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Country Life, Church, History
-byUnited States. Naval Observatory. Nautical Almanac Office; Great Britain. Nautical Almanac Office
PREFACE. This volume of the American Nautical Almanac was prepared under the immediate supervision of Professor W. S. Eichelberger, U. S. N., the Director, and follows the arrangement of the immediately preceding volumes. The declination of the Sun, the equation of time, the right ascension and declination of the Moon, and its parallax and semi- diameter are given for each even hour throughout the year; the right ascension, declination, and time of transit of Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn... Topics: Nautical Almanacs, United States. Navy, Almanacs
"This book tells the story of our national pastime through documents, photographs, audio, video, and other records preserved at the National Archives. It covers of the role of baseball during the two world wars, contract disputes, civil rights, equal access and opportunity on and off the playing field, the steroids era, the universal appeal of the game to players and fans, Presidential involvement, improvements to the sport, Little League, Spring Training, Opening Day, and celebrations... Topic: baseball
-byUnited States. Air Force. Air Education and Training Command. Training Support Squadron
TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION i TABLE OF CONTENTS ii REFERENCES iv MISCELLANEOUS SECTION I, AN/ASQ-151 TURRET WINDOW WASH TANK Introduction 1-1 Pretask Preparation 1-2 AN/ASQ-151 Turret Window Wash Tank Filling 1-3 SECTION II, ENGINE OIL Introduction 2-1 Pretask Preparation 2-2 Lesson I, Engine Oil Tank Service 2-5 Lesson II, CSD Oil Tank Service (B-52H) 2-12 SECTION III, HYDRAULIC Introduction 3-1 Pretask Preparation 3-2 Lesson I, Main Hydraulic System Depressuization 3-5 Lesson II, Main... Topics: B-52 Bomber, Airplanes, Military -- United States -- Maintenance and repair -- Handbooks, manuals,...
-byWolk, Herman S.; United States. Air Force. Office of Air Force History
Contents Foreword iii Preface v Acknowledgments ix Photographs xvi Charts xix I. ROOTS OF AAF ORGANIZATION 1 Early Air Organization 3 General Headquarters Air Force 12 Air Organization in World War II 20 Anticipating Postwar Reorganization 31 II. PLANNING FOR 70 GROUPS 45 Early Postwar Planning 45 Marshall Orders a Resurvey 51 AAF Protests Resurvey 54 The War Department and UMT 58 Establishing the 70-Group Goal 61 Jamison's Dissent to Bessell Committee 68 Arnold Urges 70 Groups 69 Final... Topics: United States. Air Force, United States. -- Army Air Forces -- History, United States. -- Air Force...
"It's up to you to keep the home fires burning, to see that you and your family stay easy-on-the-eyes. Fortunately, you can be patriotic and pretty both. It's easy to teach an old wardrobe new tricks, to resurrect the skeletons in your closet and bring them up to date. Come on, take those old knockabouts and turn them into knockouts, keep that glint in Uncle Sam's eye and still do your stint towards Victory!" Topics: Sewing, Vintage Patterns, Sewing Patterns, Home Economics, World War, 1939-1945, Needlework,...
CONTENTS TOOLS OF THE AIRLIFT Organisation Aircraft Personnel Bases PERFORMANCE OF THE MISSION 24 Early Problems of Air Traffic Control 26 Briefing tBAF 29 Communications 31 Development of Air Traffic Control 32 Air Traffic Control - Berlin Are 35 Effect of Weather 37 Distress Plans 41 Success of Ground Control Approach 41 Lighting Systems 42 Flying Safety 44 Ground Traffic 46 Maintenance - USAF-RAF 60 Production Control 69 Supply. 71 Air Installations 75 Cost Control 78 AIRLIFT BASES 80 Celle... Topics: Cold War, United States. Air Force, Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949
Contents Foreword iii Preface v Bibliographic subjects Aeronautics, General 1 Air Bases 10 Air Power 12 Air Transport (and the Berlin Airlift) 19 Air Warfare General 25 World War 1 30 World War II 42 Korea 69 Southeast Asia 75 Aircraft Development 91 Aircraft Production and Procurement 96 Aircraft Propulsion 100 Aircraft Types 101 Arctic and Antarctic Aviation 115 Armament and Weapon Technology 118 Atomic and Hydrogen Weapons 120 Auxiliary Air Arms 125 Aviation and Aerospace Medicine 127... Topics: United States. Air Force, Aeronautics, Military -- United States -- History -- Bibliography, United...
-byDavis, Richard G; Air Force History and Museums Program (U.S.)
ABSTRACT Henry H. (Hap Arnold championed the cause of military air power for over forty years. This pamphlet offers a synopsis of his career and achievements from his flight training by the Wright brothers through leadership in World War II. Digitized by http://www.afhso.af.mil/ GPO Stock No.008-070-00724-0 Topics: Generals -- United States -- Biography, Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950, United States. -- Air...
Contents Foreword iii The Author vi Acknowledgments vii Introduction xv Part One The Early Development of Air Base Air Defense I Air Base Defense in World War I 3 Protecting the Flying Birdcages 5 The Americans Arrive 13 II Interwar Doctrine and Technology Changes 23 American Defense Development 24 Germany Prepares 32 Japanese Defense 36 The Soviet Union 39 Great Britain and the Commonwealth 42 Part Two World War II III Blitzkrieg and the Battle of Britain 53 The Attack on Poland 54 Fighting in... Topics: Special Studies (United States. Air Force. Office of Air Force History), United States. Air Force,...
A.L. Rowse The England of Elizabeth Macmillan & Co. Ltd. 1950 Acrobat 7 Pdf 72.7 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: History, Tudor, Law, Society, Church, Government, Hardwick Hall, The Land
Contents Foreword iii Photographs vii Introduction xi 1 The Birth of Close Air Support 1 World War I 2 Between the Wars 19 World War II 32 2 Close Air Support Enfeebled 1945-1950 53 On the Road to Independence 54 Independence 72 Reduction of Tactical Air Command 83 Congress and Close Air Support 95 Further Attempts to Improve Air-Ground Operations 98 3 Close Air Support in Korea 113 The War in Outline 114 The Close Air Support System in Korea 141 The Demand Side: The Air-Ground Operations... Topics: United States. -- Army -- Aviation -- History -- 20th Century, Cold War, United States. Air Force,...
-byUnited States. Air Force. Office of Air Force History; Warnock, A. Timothy
Contents Page Foreword iii Preface v The Author ix INTRODUCTION 1 MEXICAN SERVICE Service Medal and Streamer 8 Mexican Expedition Campaign: March 14, 1916-February 7, 1917 11 WORLD WAR I SERVICE Victory Medal and Streamers 16 World War I Campaigns: 21 1. Somme Defensive: March 21-April 6, 1918 23 2. Lys: April 9-27, 1918 25 3. Champagne-Marne: July 15-18, 1918 29 4. Aisne-Marne: July 18-August6, 1918 31 5. Somme Offensive: August 8-November 11, 1918 35 6. Oise-Aisne: August 18-November 1 1,... Topics: United States. Air Force, United States. -- Air Force -- Medals, badges, decorations, etc, United...
Sylvanus Griswold Morley An Introduction to the study of the Maya Hieroglyphs Dover Publications Inc. 1975 Acrobat 7 Pdf 18.4 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Language, Glyphs, Maya Numbers, Maya Time, Maya Calendar, Time-Periods, 18980 Day Period
-byCombat Studies Institute (U.S.). Press; Clay, Steven E.
U.S. Army Order of Battle 1919-1941, Volume 2, The Arms: Calvary Field Artillery and Coast Artillery, 1919-41 contents Explanatory Notes v Key to Abbreviations xiii Military Map and Illustration Symbols xvii Part III. Cavalry Organizations Chapter 12. Cavalry Divisions 557 Chapter 13. Cavalry Brigades 593 Chapter 14. Cavalry Regiments 611 Chapter 15. Cavalry Squadrons 655 Chapter 16. Machine Gun Squadrons 665 Chapter 17. Armored Car Squadrons 677 Part IV. Field Artillery Organizations Chapter... Topics: United States. Army, United States. -- Army -- Organization -- History -- 20th century --...
Introduction 1 Air Operations in Laos 5 Protective Reaction 23 Blunting the Easter Offensive 35 Mining Haiphong Harbor 45 The War Against the MiGs 53 Linebacker 61 Conclusion 75 Sidebars Intruder 10 Admiral Thomas Hinman Moorer 28 From Thanh Hoa to Sarajevo 62 Walleye TV-Guided Bomb 64 Naval Bombardment: Into the Lion's Den 68 The Author 78 Digitized by http://history.navy.mil Topics: U.S. Navy and the Vietnam War, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, United States. Navy, Vietnam War, 1961-1975...
-byScott, Clarice Louisba, 1899-; Hagood, Anne F. (Anne Flippo), 1906-
"Before you rip . . . cut . . . stitch, make sure you have on hand mending supplies that will make your work easier and your results better looking. Try to find thread, lining cloth, buttons, and other materials that match as nearly as possible those in suits on hand. " Digitized by Google Books. Topics: Sewing, Men's clothing, Reweaving, Clothing and dress -- Repairing
CONTENTS Foreword 7 I Ravelings from the Workshop of a Designer 9 II Sketching Your Own Dress 20 III Cutting and Assembling 36 IV Fit or Misfit 45 V Color and Color Combinations 56 VI Economy Measures 64 VII Finishings 77 FOREWORD I SUPPOSE I know as much — which means as little — about the fashioning of feminine garments as the average man does* Being, I trust, an average man I know when a woman seems to be smartly dressed and becomingly turned out. I get that sense of subtle affinity... Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing, Vintage Patterns, Vintage Clothes, Clothing and dress
-byCombat Studies Institute (U.S.). Press; Clay, Steven E.
U.S. Army Order of Battle 1919-1941, Volume 4, The Services: Quartermaster, Medical, Military Police, Signal Corps, Chemical Warfare, and Miscellaneous Organizations, 1919-41 Contents Page Explanatory Notes v Key to Abbreviations xiii Map and Illustration Symbols xvii Volume 4. The Services: Quartermaster, Medical, Military Police, Signal Corps, Chemical Warfare, and Miscellaneous Organizations, 1919-41 Part IX. Quartermaster Corps Organizations Chapter 38. Quartermaster Trains 1919 Chapter 39.... Topics: United States. -- Army -- Organization -- History -- 20th century -- Encyclopedias, Armies --...
-byEliot, Charles L.; MacCracken, H. N. (Henry Noble) 1880-; Lowrie, Rebecca Lawrence
Volume 1. The great explosion : backgrounds and origins of the World WarVolume 2. How the war was lost and won : the grand strategy of the high commandsVolume 3. Battles, sieges and campaigns : the military achievements of the warVolume 4 The war at sea : battles, sea raids and submarine campaignsVolume 5. The United States in the war : the American armies abroad and at homeVolume 6. The world at war : revolutions and social changes in thirty-six landsVolume 7. The armies of mercy :... Topics: WWI, World War, 1914-1918 -- Juvenile Liiterature, World War, 1914-1918, World War I, Harper's...
-byEliot, Charles W.; Jones, Paul Fortier; Davison, Henry Pomeroy; Schrader, A. von
Volume 1. The great explosion : backgrounds and origins of the World WarVolume 2. How the war was lost and won : the grand strategy of the high commandsVolume 3. Battles, sieges and campaigns : the military achievements of the warVolume 4 The war at sea : battles, sea raids and submarine campaignsVolume 5. The United States in the war : the American armies abroad and at homeVolume 6. The world at war : revolutions and social changes in thirty-six landsVolume 7. The armies of mercy :... Topics: WWI, Charities, World War, 1914-1918 -- Charities, World War I, World War, 1914-1918, Harper's...
Isaac Asimov Eyes on the Universe ( A History of the Telescope ) Andre Deutsch 1974 Acrobat 7 Pdf 14.0 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Astronomy, History, Clock, Micrometer, Refractor, Reflector, Radio Astronomy, X-Rays
CONTENTS Introduction 1 Definition of a Guided Missile 2 Evolution of the Guided Missile 4 AAF Guided Missiles Before and During World War II 7 The Service Contest for Missile Responsibilities 14 Emergence of the Intraservice Missile Controversy 17 The McNarney Directive 21 The AAF Drive to Revise the McNarney Directive 23 Continued Dissatisfaction With the McNarney Directive 28 Re -examination of the McNarney Directive 31 Recision of the McNarney Directive 36 AAF Assumption of Development... Topics: Cold War, Aeronautics, Military -- United States -- History, United States. Air Force, United...
-byStevens, William Oliver, 1878-1955; Eliot, Charles W.; Gill, C. C. (Charles Clifford), 1885-; Mayo, Henry T. (Henry Thomas), 1856-1937
Volume 1. The great explosion : backgrounds and origins of the World WarVolume 2. How the war was lost and won : the grand strategy of the high commandsVolume 3. Battles, sieges and campaigns : the military achievements of the warVolume 4 The war at sea : battles, sea raids and submarine campaigns Topics: WWI, World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval Operations, World War I, World War, 1914-1918 -- Pictorial...
-byFrisbee, John L., 1916-; Air Force History and Museums Program (U.S.)
Contents Page Foreword iii Preface v Acknowledgments vii 1 Introduction: Men with a Mission John L. Frisbee 1 2 Benjamin D. Foulois: In the Beginning John F. Shiner 11 3 Frank M. Andrews: Marshall's Airman DeWitt S. Copp 43 4 Harold L. George: Apostle of Air Power Haywood S. Hansell, Jr 73 5 Hugh J. Knerr: The Pen and the Sword Murray Green 99 6 George C. Kenney: The Great Innovator Herman S. Wolk 127 7 William E. Kepner: All the Way To Berlin Paul F. Henry 151 8 Elwood R. Quesada: Tac Air... Topics: USAF Warrior Studies, United States. -- Air Force -- Biography, United States. Air Force,...
Kodak Data Book Volume 1 & 2 Kodak Ltd. c1972 ( Collected data sheets & application notes from the first two volumes of the five volume set ) Acrobat 7 Pdf 31.0 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Photography, Filters, Wratten, Radiography, Medical Imaging, Exposure Calculators, Document...
Dorothy Hodgkin John Desmond Bernal 1901-1971 Reprint of Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society Volume 26 December 1980 Acrobat 7 Pdf 4.86 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Biography, Obituary, Crystallography, X-Ray Diffraction
Harry Ludlam The Mummy of Birchen Bower Foulsham 1966 Has Cunard Steam Ship Company stamp on flyleaf Acrobat 7 Pdf 25.4 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Ghost, Phantom, Spectre, Haunting, Apparition, O'Donnell
L.B. Lambert A Five Part History of Instruments ( Reprint from issues of Instrument Practice 1969 ) Insituto E Museo Di Storia Della Scienza United Trade Press Ltd. 1969 Acrobat 7 Pdf 11.8 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Astronomy, Physics, Scientific Instruments
-byEliot, Charles W.; Darnton, Maida C. (Castelhun); Hibben, John Grier
Volume 1. The great explosion : backgrounds and origins of the World WarVolume 2. How the war was lost and won : the grand strategy of the high commandsVolume 3. Battles, sieges and campaigns : the military achievements of the warVolume 4 The war at sea : battles, sea raids and submarine campaignsVolume 5. The United States in the war : the American armies abroad and at homeVolume 6. The world at war : revolutions and social changes in thirty-six landsVolume 7. The armies of mercy :... Topics: WWI, World War, 1914-1918 -- Pictorial Works, Harper's Pictorial Library Of The World War, World...
"It’s post World War II, and nineteen-year-old LOUISA and her younger brother JERI have fled from Eastern Europe after their parents were killed. They now live in an old boat, beached on Cape Cod, thanks to the generosity of a local couple, the BAGHOTS. A frustrated local college professor RICHARD SMITH purchases a boat to escape his lonely and unfulfilled life. He, instead, crashes it onto the beach not far from Louisa and Jeri. Romantic feelings between Richard and Louisa begin to... Topics: Massachusetts -- Cape Cod, Cape Cod (Mass.) -- Fiction, New England -- Fiction
Robert S. Cohen & Marx W. Wartofsky Methodological and Historical Essays in the Natural and Social Sciences D.Reidel Publishing Company 1974 Acrobat 7 Pdf 20.5 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Philosophy, Force, Inertia, Aether, Logic, Empiricism, Metaphysics
Contents Foreword v Preface vii Part I: The Early and Interwar Years, 1907-1939 Chapter 1 The Roots of U.S. Military Aviation 3 Alfred F. Hurley and William C. Heimdakl Chapter 2 The Air Service in the Great War 35 Daniel R. Mortensen Chapter 3 From Air Service to Air Corps: The Era of Billy Mitchell 71 John F. Shiner Chapter 4 The Coming of the GHQ Air Force, 1925-1935 101 John F Shiner Chapter 5 The Heyday of the GHQ Air Force, 1935-1939 135 John F Shiner Part II: World War II, 1939-1945... Topics: United States. Air Force, United States. -- Air Force -- History, Aeronautics, Military -- United...
-byGross, Charles Joseph; United States. Air Force. Office of Air Force History
Contents The Author iv Foreword v Acknowledgments ix Photographs xiii Introduction 1 I. Forged in Politics, 1943-1946 7 II. Struggle for Control, 1946-1950 22 III. Rejuvenation, 1950-1953 58 IV. Integrating with the Active Force, 1953-1960 91 V. The Cold Warriors, 1961-1962 122 VI. Vindication, 1963-1969 143 VII. Epilogue: The Air National Guard and the Total Force 166 Appendices 1 . Air National Guard Observation Squadrons Inducted into Federal Service (Air Corps), World War II 175 2. Korean... Topics: United States. -- Air National Guard -- History, United States. Air Force, United States. Air...
Arthur P. Stanley Historical Memorials of Canterbury John Murray 1887 Acrobat 7 Pdf 39.7 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: History, Christianity, Becket, St Thomas, Augustine, Ethelbert, Edward the Black Prince
CONTENTS Section I. EUROPE AND THE MEDITERRANEAN I. North African Campaign, November 1942-May 1943 1 II. Conquest of Sicily, July-August 1943 12 III. Operations in Central Italy, March-August 1944 19 IV. The War in Italy, September 1943-April 1945 28 V. Invasion of Southern France, August 1944 35 VI. Liberation of Western Europe and Conquest of Germany, June 1944-May 1945 . 45 Section II. CHINA - BURMA - INDIA VII. India-Burma Campaigns, January 1944- June 1945 73 The Counterair Offensive 74... Topics: Tactics, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American, United States. Air Force, World War,...
G.E. Manville Two Fathers & Two Sons Grubb Parsons Ltd 1971 Acrobat 7 Pdf 3.33 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Astronomy, Thomas Grubb, Howard Grubb, William Parsons, Charles Parsons, Lord Rosse, History, INT
Brian Branston Gods of the North Thames & Hudson 1955 Acrobat 7 Pdf 10.8 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Asgard, Hel, Odin, Thor, Loki, Valkyries, Mythology, Norse, Ragnarok